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May 24, 2016 Honoring Service Program Expands with Year-round Military Admissions Savings
May 23, 2016 Thomas to Join Foundation as Vice President of Development
May 23, 2016 First Baptist Church recognizes Colonial Williamsburg President, CEO Mitchell B. Reiss for support of the Let Freedom Ring Challenge
May 19, 2016 Attorney Mark Hileman Named the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s General Counsel
May 17, 2016 McDonald Named Vice President of Human Resources
May 17, 2016 The Liberty Lounge at Colonial Williamsburg Welcomes Military Guests
May 03, 2016 Grant from the Home Depot Foundation Funds Free Admission for Military on Memorial Day Weekend
Apr 19, 2016 Rare Breeds Program Acquires First Pair of Cleveland Bay Horses
Apr 18, 2016 70th Annual Garden Symposium Explores “Gardens We Call Home: Insights from the Trailblazers and Trendsetters”
Apr 15, 2016 Colonial Williamsburg to Host the Season Premiere of "TURN: Washington’s Spies"
Apr 11, 2016 18th-Century Rats' Nest Treasures, Window Elements, Bricks and Paint Fragments Offer Important Clues to Colonial Williamsburg's Architectural Legacy
Apr 01, 2016 Friends and Family of Annual Pass Members to Receive Special Discount on Single-Day Tickets
Mar 31, 2016 Civil Rights Pioneers to “Let Freedom Ring” in Honor of Leader, Friend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Mar 22, 2016 Martha Stewart Graces Spring Cover of Colonial Williamsburg's Hot New Title “Trend & Tradition”
Mar 21, 2016 The Williamsburg Inn, Beloved by Royalty and Revolutionaries, Returns to Greet a New Generation
Mar 21, 2016 Salute to Virginia: Pay for a Day, Get the Rest of the Year Free
Mar 18, 2016 Educational Musket Range Celebrates Grand Opening Saturday
Mar 10, 2016 Sweet Tea & Barley Opens at Williamsburg Lodge with Signature Cocktails and Inspired Southern Fare
Mar 04, 2016 Pulitzer Prize winner Annette Gordon-Reed Elected Trustee of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Mar 04, 2016 “Living Legend,” Pioneer of Military Equality Adams-Ender Lets Freedom Ring at First Baptist Church
Mar 03, 2016 First-ever Educational Musket Range Celebrates Grand Opening March 19
Mar 01, 2016 A Historic Church — Its Bell Silent No More —Gives Thanks and Extends its Call to the Nation
Feb 29, 2016 AT&T Supports “The Idea of America” History and Civics Course Content for More Than 7,500 Students in 32 States
Feb 12, 2016 Colonial Williamsburg, Busch Gardens Launch First-ever Co-branded Marketing, Ad Partnership
Feb 11, 2016 State Tourism Office Brings L-O-V-E Back to Colonial Williamsburg’s Merchants Square
Feb 09, 2016 Last Call for Ice Skating at Liberty’s Ice Pavilion
Rink to close for the season at end of day Sunday
Feb 08, 2016 Golden Horseshoe Gold Course to close in May for renovation
Feb 08, 2016 We the People...Have Spoken
Social Media Audiences Overwhelmingly Support Colonial Williamsburg’s First-Ever Super Bowl Ad
Feb 03, 2016 Tom Brokaw to Narrate "Historic" Super Bowl Ad
Feb 02, 2016 Famed Historic Hotel Discovers Crude Racial Decor… and Does What?
Turning Hate into Hope in Colonial Williamsburg
Feb 01, 2016 A Long-Silent Bell Rings for Healing, Peace and Justice
Jan 26, 2016 Thomas Jefferson, Rosa Parks Descendants Join For Historic Ringing Of Long Silent Bell
Jan 25, 2016 Exhibit of Revolutionary-era Maps, Manuscripts and More Charts Path to Independence
Jan 25, 2016 Virginia General Assembly to meet in Williamsburg Jan. 30
Jan 19, 2016 Shop Moves Herald Historic Trades Expansion in 2016
Jan 12, 2016 Garden Symposium Explores Insights from Trailblazers and Trendsetters
Jan 08, 2016 "Ale through the Ages" conference explores history of beer
Jan 08, 2016 Foundation Launches New Magazine, "Trend & Tradition"
Jan 07, 2016 WILLIAMSBURG, York Wallcoverings Release Second Wallpaper Collection
Jan 05, 2016 Sugar & Spice Sweeten Governor's Palace Kitchen
Dec 28, 2015 Founded in 1776, a Historic Black Church Challenges the Nation to Ring a Long-Stilled Bell
Dec 28, 2015 Critical Conservation, Landscape Enhancements Scheduled though Early Spring
Dec 28, 2015 Hernández, Broderick, Jenkins and Coblitz Join Foundation Board
Dec 03, 2015 C-SPAN3’s American History TV - Live from the Revolutionary City Dec. 5
Dec 01, 2015 Grand Illumination Lights up the Revolutionary City Dec. 6
Nov 24, 2015 Holiday magic arrives at Merchants Square
Nov 03, 2015 Much Ado About Mutton
Oct 31, 2015 Golden Horseshoe Hosts Fall Military Invitational
Oct 31, 2015 Good Neighbors and Annual Pass Members Can Bring Friends for Free
Oct 29, 2015 Pulitzer Winner Gordon S. Wood Speaks Nov. 6 on the "Pamphlet Debate"
Oct 28, 2015 First-ever Holiday Room Scene Comes to the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Oct 23, 2015 Merchants Square to Host Mercedes-Benz at annual car show
Oct 21, 2015 Haunting on DoG Street Brings Contest to Merchants Square
Oct 19, 2015 Rare Exhibit Showcases 19th-century "Theorem" Paintings
Oct 06, 2015 Light, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Sep 29, 2015 New WILLIAMSBURG Wallpaper Collection from York Offers Updated Classics for Home
Sep 18, 2015 Colonial Williamsburg Creates 18th-Century Pageant Gown for Mrs. Virginia
Sep 17, 2015 Arrrrrh! Our Facebook Page is about to be “Boarded!”
Sep 17, 2015 The Art of Historic Upholstery Revealed in Landmark Book by One of the World's Leading Upholstery Conservators to be Published in October 2015
Sep 17, 2015 Meet Liberty!
Sep 11, 2015 MEDIA ADVISORY: Meet Liberty!
Sep 10, 2015 Stay in a Real Haunted House for a Night?
Sep 08, 2015 The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Nears 50 Perent of Its Fundraising Goal for the Art Museums' Proposed Expansion
Sep 04, 2015 MEDIA ADVISORY Assembly of Windmill House, Base Set for Tuesday, Sept. 8 near Great Hopes Plantation
Sep 03, 2015 Guests 50+ Pay For A Day, Enjoy Unlimited Colonial Williamsburg Visits through Dec. 31
Sep 01, 2015 Colonial Williamsburg Hosts Bike Ride as Virginia Welcomes Thousands of Bicycle Enthusiasts to 2015 UCI Road World Championships
Aug 25, 2015 Colonial Williamsburg’s Golden Horseshoe Fall Military Invitational Slated for Nov. 14-15
Aug 18, 2015 Culinary and Spirits Festival Returns Labor Day Weekend
Aug 14, 2015 By George! Washington Racks Up Key “Endorsements” from 2016 Presidential Candidates as Barnstorm Continues into New Hampshire
Aug 13, 2015 By George! Washington Wins "Endorsement" of Iowa Governor Branstad
Aug 04, 2015 Colonial Williamsburg Offers Regional Residents Free Single-day Tickets August 7-14
Aug 03, 2015 By George! Washington Joins the 2016 Presidential Campaign
Jul 30, 2015 Ceramics Conference Examines the Origins of American Pottery
Jul 29, 2015 Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with Flights of Golf, Food, Drink, Repeat
Jul 28, 2015 Calling All Couples: Colonial Williamsburg Announces Plans for 23rd Annual Couples Golf Tournament at Golden Horseshoe Golf Club
Jul 28, 2015 Colonial Williamsburg Offers Scouts $9.50 Single-day Admission
Jul 15, 2015 30th Anniversary Plans Announced to Celebrate the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Jul 07, 2015 'Sips with Chefs' at Taste Studio Kick Starts the Weekend Friday Night
Jun 30, 2015 23rd Annual Golden Horseshoe Invitational to be Held July 11-12
Jun 26, 2015 Colonial Fondo Features Pro Rider Ted King Leading Scenic Bike Ride
Jun 26, 2015 Summer Junior Golf Camp at Golden Horseshoe Helps Every Player Improve
Jun 18, 2015 Theorem Work Exhibit to Open at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum in November 2015
Jun 16, 2015 Colonial Williamsburg Offers Homeschoolers Engaging, Immersive Programs in American History
Jun 02, 2015 Golden Horseshoe Golf Club Offers Sizzling Summer Rates and Twilight Golf on Three Courses